• Competition,  Travelling

    How to pack for a Competition?

    Think backward! The things you wear at the competition are the most important! This means: 1. Dress/Competition Outfit + Accessories* 2. Shoes (always take 2 pairs… just in case)* 3. Cosmetics for your Face and Body 4. Cosmetics&Accessories for your hair. * things like your dress and shoes should always be with you – especially if you are flying to your competition. Don’t risk it. Take it in your hand luggage. You can also put some basic cosmetics (10 liquids each up to 100ml) inside your bag. If all of those things are in your luggage put some kimono, slippers and scarf – something comfy but not too tight which…

  • Couples Inspirations,  Dance Legends,  Motivation

    Friday Motivation: Donnie Burns & Gaynor Fairweather

    When you think about Dance Legends there is no way to not mention the people who created the Latin Dancing as we see it now! Donnie Burns and Gaynor Fairweather: 14 times World Professional Latin American Champion and this record was not broken by anyone else yet! 11 times Champions of the International Championships in Professional Latin American Dance Donnie and Gaynor were unbeatable at any competition they participated for 15 consecutive years of their competetive dancing career! And this winning streak was added in the Guinness Book of Records. Also Donnie and Gaynor are Members of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) Donnie and Gaynor were…

  • Results

    National Championships in Russia and Germany

    This Saturday we had not one but two big national Championships. German Championship were taken in Kamen with 61 starting couples including 12 star couples who didn’t have to dance the first round. Russian Championship took place in Moscow with 155 couples. This was the least amount of couples during Russian Championship Adult since years or maybe even ever! In Germany the first two couples are going to the European and World Championship so we can see if something will surprise us there. In Russia the first and the second couple are going to World Championship and to European Championship the first and the third – which is actually interesting,…